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Warzone Season 6: Patch Notes, File Size and Release Date/Time

Season Six in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone is set to officially kick off on Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021.
Season Six in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone is set to officially kick off on Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021. / Photo courtesy of Activision

With the hours rapidly counting down until the launch of Season 6 in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone, waves of new content are finally upon us.

For those wondering what to expect on day one of the new major patch, here's a breakdown on what to expect with the Call of Duty: Warzone Season 6 update.

Warzone Season 6: Patch Notes, File Size and Release Date/Time

Season Six in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone is set to officially kick off on Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021 at 12 a.m. ET.

The Season 6 file size on all platforms is currently unknown, but we will update this article as soon as Raven Software confirms this information.

As outlined in the official Season 6 roadmap, coming to Warzone on day one of the new patch includes:

  • 100 New Battle Pass Tiers including the return of Alex Mason
  • Three free weapons: .410 Ironhide Shotgun, Grav Assault Rifle and Battle Axe
  • New Prestige Shop Weapon Blueprint and Legacy content
  • Four new Prestige Levels
  • Weapon tuning for the EM2, Marshal, C58, TEC-9, LC10 and more

Several new POIs will be available to be explored on Verdansk '84, where Stadium and Downtown have reportedly been cracked open to reveal "strange and previously unknown WWII-era bunkers."

Additionally, the Gulag will be refreshed once again, this time taking place in an undisclosed and sectioned-off level of the Zordaya Prison Complex inspired by the original 1v1 maps from when the mode first released in 2019.